CS resturants - for non burgers/chips fans

Discussion in 'Disney Restaurants' started by mackay_j, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. mackay_j

    mackay_j DIS Veteran

    Jan 31, 2007
    I am looking for adivice on CS resturants WDW that have things other than burgers/french fries - We like salads, suchi, chicken and fish things. Also if anyone has info on CS with regards to gluten free food that would be great.

    We have DDP so are looking for quite a few CS meals. 2 in each water park. 1 in MK, 2 in AK, 1 in EPCOT, 1 HS , 2 at Boardwalk , 2 in ddt, 3 in resorts

    Thanks for any help
  2. keholman15

    keholman15 Mouseketeer

    Aug 15, 2011
    Hope anyone good advice:dance3:
  3. Cafeen

    Cafeen DIS Veteran

    Jul 24, 2009
    No idea about the gluten free stuff, but for some alternatives to burgers...

    MK - Peco's Bills has taco salads, Cosmic Rays has some chicken and ribs platters amongst other stuff.

    Epcot - Lots and lots here. Pretty much all the countries that have CS (outside of The American Adventure) have different options and Sunshine Seasons over at The Land also has a large, varied selection of different CS foods.

    AK - Flametree Barbeque and Pizzafari have some different options as well (Flametree is highly rated on these boards too, I have 0 experience as BBQ isn't my thing).

    DtD - Earl of Sandwich has, well, sandwiches and Wolfgang Puck Express is very highly rated and has some very different stuff (spaghetti, etc).

    The other locations, I don't know.

    (As a disclaimer, I'm repeating information and basing it off of general menu knowledge. I typically don't eat CS at the parks or resorts).
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  5. Magic3forme

    Magic3forme Grand Slam club members

    Jan 26, 2005
    Starring Rolls in HS has sushi and sandwiches.


    Cosmic Rays has ribs, chicken.
    Columbia Harbor House has awesome fish.
    Tacos.. but they are just ok.

    all the countries have CS meals. some are better than others.
    Germany is one of our favorites, bratwurst and sauerkraut.
    havent been to the CS in the Land, but have heard great things about it.

    hands down Flame Tree BBQ -- a must for us every trip
  6. nicolepdonnelly

    nicolepdonnelly DIS Veteran

    Apr 23, 2008
    Backlot Cantina has a good salad w/ grilled chicken

    Yak& Yeti has a CS around the side that has lots of asian foods like orange chicken and a mandarin orange chicken salad.

    Columbia harbur house near Haunted Mansion has Tuna sandwich, fish & Chips etc.

    Check out allears.net for menus- they are sometimes incorrect but will give you an idea of what kind of food is carried there, even at some of the snack carts.
  7. Sugardimples

    Sugardimples DIS Veteran

    Sep 21, 2001
    I rarely eat a burger at WDW. There are many other options. You can check out the menus on this site and see for yourself. You'll be pleasantly surprised!
  8. Hootch

    Hootch DIS Veteran

    Mar 4, 2006
    want to look at Columbia Harbor House in MK. They have shrimp, fish, a tuna sandwich and a hummus sandwich.

    In Epcot Sunshine Seasons has a wide variety of food including sushi. Yorkshire Fish House has fish and chips. Tangierine Cafe has schwarma and wraps. La Cantina de San Angel has various Mexican food which is good. I usually get brat each trip at Sommerfest.

    For DHS look at the menus for Fairfax Fare and Studio Catering Company. Both have smaller menus but are generally good.
  9. kylieh

    kylieh DIS Veteran

    Jun 18, 2006
    Have a look in the Disabilities sub-forum as well. There is a lot of info and discussions about eating GF and a range of other allergies and intolerances including CS.
  10. mousegear

    mousegear DIS Veteran

    Mar 30, 2011
    I think you should go through menu allears.net or this one. Last trip, we were on DDP and I don't remeber having a burger once. There are lots of choices, such as pasta, fried shrimp, asian food, mexican, etc. :thumbsup2
  11. steffaknits

    steffaknits Earning My Ears

    Apr 30, 2010
    There's also an entire section on allears about gluten free dining guest experiences. And they even list a point of contact at Disney that will send you a lot of information about gluten free dining on property. Lots of personal experiences too. Good luck!
  12. jpmom

    jpmom Always Disney Bound! DVC Gold

    Aug 3, 2004
    In WDW - we like the QS near the Haunted Mansion... forget what it's called, but their tuna sandwich is really quite good.
  13. disnut8

    disnut8 DIS Veteran

    Jan 21, 2005
    Totally agree. I think in the past ten years, I've had two burgers at counter service. I've eaten chicken (Animal Kingdom), Chinese (at Epcot), Japanese (at Epcot), fish and chips (at Epcot), Philly cheese (at Magic Kingdom), baked potato (at Magic Kingdom), egg rolls (at Magic Kingdom), hot dogs (Epcot and Magic Kingdom). And I'm looking at ribs (at Animal Kingdom), pulled pork (at the Studios). Burgers can be found at Disney World but they are definitely not in the majority anymore.
  14. coconutprincess

    coconutprincess DIS Veteran

    Aug 15, 2009
    Me too! And I am a pickey eater. Last trip, not a single burger and chicken fingers only once!
  15. ttfn3

    ttfn3 DIS Veteran

    Nov 12, 2000
    I second checking out the menus on allears.net. Lots of choices. I can't remember ever having a burger at Disney. I like the chicken wrap at Pecos Bills. In March, I unwrapped the wrap, and actually made more of a chicken salad using the fixings on the bar. Yummy sauteed mushrooms!!

    Epcot has lots of good selections in the World Showcase. One of my favorites is the Tangerine Cafe in Morocco. We also like the fish and chips in England. DH and DS ate at the Japan CS and said the food was decent.

    That's just a sampling!
  16. MickeyNicki

    MickeyNicki It is pretty darn sad when a valet picks you out a

    Sep 22, 2005
    MK - Peco Bills has a great taco salad. CHH has the best fried shrimp and the tuna sandwiches are delish!

    AK - Flame Tree BBQ, very good food

    Epcot - Tons of options here

    DTD - WPE is excellent

    HS - nothing does it for us here
  17. CajunMomof3

    CajunMomof3 DIS Veteran

    Aug 28, 2010
    Here are some resort suggestions:

    POR- made to order pasta and salad stations- YUM! (And I will say it again- the Magic Cookie Bar from the bakery is a great dessert!)

    Poly- The FC there had salads and noodle options (And Dole Whips!)
  18. LBlovesM&WDW

    LBlovesM&WDW DIS Veteran

    Oct 15, 2010
    Admittedly, we don't eat CS very often, but here is a list of places we do like:

    DD-Wolfgang Puck Express (Marketplace side) and Earl of Sandwich

    MK-Columbia Harbor House

    EP-Sunshine Seasons as well as tons of World Showcase CS

    AK-Flame Tree BBQ

    HS-Sorry, we really don't eat CS here, only sit-down.
  19. Queila

    Queila DIS Veteran

    Dec 3, 2009
    If you have the chance go to the CS at Animal Kindom Lodge. It is called Mara and everything there is tasteful. I personally suggest the chicken flat bread and zebra domes for dessert.

  20. winterman

    winterman DIS Veteran

    Dec 22, 2002
    We have been to WDW 10 times in the last 15 years . We have only had burgers once and that was because we really needed a break from the heat and the ABC Commissary was nearby.

  21. Simba's Mom

    Simba's Mom <font color=green>everything went to "H*** in a ha

    Aug 26, 1999
    In over 30 trips to WDW, I've NEVER had burgers and fries at CS. I love Tangerine Cafe, Peco's Bill (used to have a salad with jicama, next time I'll try their taco salad), Pizzafari in AK (hot deli sandwich), Min and Bill's in DHS (hot dog on preetzel bread), Captain Cook's at Poly (another salad), Food court at POR (LOVE their made-to-order salad), BC Marketplace (clam chowder), Liberty Tree Tavern (again, salad),Mara (butternut squash soup) etc. A PP made a good suggestion-check the menus beforehand.

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